UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on March 27
March 27 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening down 17 points at 7,294 on Monday, according to financial bookmakers, with futures down 0.7 percent ahead of the cash market open.
TOKYO, Nov 22 Japan's Nikkei share average rose to a 6-month high on Thursday led by gains in exporters on expectations that a sharply weaker yen will boost their earnings. The Nikkei climbed 1.3 percent at 9,342.48, its highest level since May 2. The broader Topix advanced 1.3 percent to 776.83.
TOKYO, March 27 Japan's Nikkei share average skidded 1.4 percent on Monday, wallowing at a six-week low and deepening last week's 1.3 percent loss, on pressure from a resurgent yen.